SIT to open '84 cases, Sirsa targets Nath

New Delhi, Sept. 10 -- The Special Investigative Team (SIT) looking into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots is reopening seven cases of rioting and arson including one in which the Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Manageme... Read More

Congress seeks probe into lease of 358 mines

New Delhi, Sept. 10 -- The Congress on Monday accused the government of not adopting the auction route in renewing the lease of 358 mines, alleging that the move had caused a revenue loss of ~4 lakh c... Read More

TMC, CPI, NCP urge EC to retain national party status

NEW DELHI, Sept. 10 -- Three political parties - the Communist Party of India (CPI), the Trinamool Congress (TMC), and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) - on Monday urged the Election Commission to... Read More

Cong to appoint 'preraks' on RSS model of mass contact

New Delhi, Sept. 10 -- The Congress will soon have groups of preraks or motivators across the country to "envision, design and deliver" training skills to its workers as part of efforts to scale-up it... Read More

Cong asks Rampur leader to explain drive against Azam

Lucknow, Sept. 10 -- The Congress' disciplinary committee has sought an explanation from its Rampur leader Faisal Lala Khan for his campaign against SP leader Azam Khan. It has also issued a notice to... Read More

Kalyan rejoins BJP, gives it back its backward face

LUCKNOW, Sept. 10 -- Former Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh formally rejoined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday, signalling the return of the BJP's backward face to active politics in his home stat... Read More

Citing festivals, Akhilesh defers Rampur visit

Lucknow, Sept. 10 -- Samajwadi Party (SP) national president Akhilesh Yadav on Monday postponed his Rampur visit to September 13-14, given the prohibitory orders imposed in the city due to Moharram an... Read More

BSP to go it alone in Haryana, denies talks with Congress

LUCKNOW , Sept. 10 -- The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will go it alone in the Haryana assembly elections and contest all 90 seats there, the party's national general secretary Satish Chandra Mishra said... Read More

Vadra moves Delhi court to travel abroad

New Delhi, Sept. 10 -- Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of interim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, on Monday moved a Delhi court seeking permission to travel to Spain and other European countries on business... Read More

Little ups and downs happen in economy, says HRD minister

Dehradun, Sept. 10 -- The criticism on economy is nothing because sometimes little ups and downs happen in economy, said Union human resource development (HRD) minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Mon... Read More